PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police arrested a teenager Friday morning after he was spotted with a gun in Northeast Philadelphia.
It turned out to be just a BB gun, but the handcuffs were real.READ MORE: Mother Of Cheltenham Township Single-Car Crash Victim Speaks Out After Incident Left 1 Person Dead, 4 Others Injured: ‘It's Horrible’
Authorities say the situation caused quite a scare and prompted a brief lockdown at nearby Lincoln High School and Austin Meehan Middle School.READ MORE: Cooling Tower Malfunction Caused Fire At Center City High-Rise, Source Says
The student was located on a SEPTA bus and taken into custody.
The teen has not been identified.MORE NEWS: Amtrak Forced To Reduce Service Along Northeast Corridor Due To COVID-Related Staffing Shortage
Authorities are investigating.